2020 Maruti Suzuki Dzire Officially Launched
Maruti Suzuki has recently launched the 2020 model of Dzire sedan with a starting price tag of 5.89(inr) lakh for its base LXi variant while the price range goes all the way up to 8.81(inr) lakh for its top-spec ZXI+ AGS model. The car is now approximately 6,000 to 22,000 pricier depending on its variants when compared to the sedan’s outgoing model.
Going by the design, the car gets a new grille design upfront in addition to getting a new front bumper and a new fog light housing. In terms of interior, the design of the dashboard remains more or less unchanged but it gets Maruti Suzuki’s new SmartPlay Studio infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support. The updated model of the sedan also gets featured with new dual-tone upholstery and faux wood trim.
The brand has included auto-folding ORVMs, a colour TFT screen for the Multi-Information Display, and cruise control as some of the key feature additions. The automatic variants of the 2020 Maruti Suzuki Dzire get additional safety equipment in the form of Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Hill Start Assist (HSA) as standard.
Mechanically, the facelifted Dzire comes powered with a 1.2-litre, four-cylinder K12C DualJet Petrol engine. It is capable of producing 90HP of maximum power. The engine gets equipped with idle start-stop tech which will help in maximizing the mileage. It will come mated to a 5-speed manual transmission and an Automated Manual Transmission (AMT).
The fuel-efficiency of the car stands at 23.26 kmpl for the manual variants while it is 24.12 kmpl for the AMT variants. This compact sedan will rival against the BS6-compliant Honda Amaze, Hyundai Aura, Ford Aspire, and the Tata Tigor facelift in the Nepalese market.